(Second and third from left) Professor and Mrs Unschuld officiate at the exhibition opening ceremony


(左二、三)文樹德教授伉儷為文物展主持開幕典禮

Some of the valuable Chinese medicine artefacts on display at the exhibition: four-coupled cupronickel pharmacy container


部份展出的珍貴中醫藥文物:四聯白銅藥瓶

Three-colour glaze stoneware Chinese medicine pulse diagnosis pillow


三彩刻花瓷枕

Illustration for acupuncture and moxibustion


明堂圖(針灸掛圖)

Date: 11 Oct 2017 (Wednesday)

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HKBU Museum of Chinese Medicine stages exhibition of Professor Paul U Unschuld’s collection of valuable Chinese medicine artefacts

浸大中醫藥博物館舉辦「文樹德教授珍藏中醫藥文物展」

The University is currently staging an exhibition of valuable Chinese medicine artefacts collected by the famous German sinologist and medical historian Professor Paul U Unschuld. On display at the Dr & Mrs Hung Hin Shiu Museum of Chinese Medicine are numerous Chinese medical artefacts collected by Professor Unschuld over the course of 40 years, including acupuncture illustrations, herbal formulas, herbal shop signs and decocting vessels. After a four-month exhibit on HKBU campus, the collection will travel to the United States to promote the culture of Chinese medicine abroad.

The School of Chinese Medicine hosted an opening ceremony for the exhibition yesterday (10 October) with Professor Unschuld officiating at the ceremony.

Professor Unschuld graduated from the University of Munich, Germany and obtained his PhD with research topic related to Chinese medicine. A prolific author with brilliant achievements, his principal research direction is focused on comparative history in Chinese and European medical and life sciences. Since 2006, he has been serving as the Founding Director of the Horst-Goertz-Institute for the Theory, History, and Ethics of Chinese Life Sciences of Charité-Universitaetsmedizin Berlin. Professor Unschuld has also served as the Director of the Research Institute for the History of Medicine at Munich University, the Vice Chair of the Chinese-German Medical Society and as the President of the International Society for the History of East Asian Science, Technology and Medicine. This year he received the 11th Special Book Award of China from the Chinese government.

The exhibition will be open to the public for free until 9 February 2018 (Friday). For details of the exhibition, please visit: http://scm.hkbu.edu.hk/cvcma/.

 

中醫藥學院現正於孔憲紹博士伉儷中醫藥博物館舉辦為期四個月的「文樹德教授珍藏中醫藥文物展」,展出著名德國漢學家、醫史專家文樹德教授(Professor Paul U Unschuld)四十年來珍藏的一批中醫藥文物,包括針灸掛圖、藥方、藥店牌匾、藥罐等。該批珍貴的文物於香港展覽後將運往美國等地作巡迴展覽,藉此弘揚中醫藥文化。

文物展的開幕典禮於昨日(10月10日)舉行,邀得文樹德教授親臨主禮。文樹德教授畢業於德國慕尼黑大學,以中醫藥學相關論文獲得其漢學博士學位。他的主要研究領域是中國與歐洲醫學及相關生命科學的比較史,成就卓著,著作等身。文樹德教授自2006年起擔任柏林Charité醫科大學中國生命科學理論、歷史、倫理研究所創辦所長,亦曾擔任慕尼黑大學醫史研究所所長、東亞科技及醫學史國際學會會長、中德醫學會副主席等職務,今年榮獲中國政府頒發第十一屆「中華圖書特殊貢獻獎」。
   
「文樹德教授珍藏中醫藥文物展」現正免費開放予公眾人士參觀至2018年2月9日(星期五)。有關展覽詳情,可瀏覽網頁:http://scm.hkbu.edu.hk/cvcma/